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Linux.com: OpenOffice.org Calc Adds Support for Excel VBA

Nov 20, 2006, 16:00 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mark Alexander Bain)

"As an Excel user, you may have looked at OpenOffice.org and found that it doesn't support Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), the Microsoft Office macro language. If you've spent years building hundreds of Excel macros, the fear of losing them all could keep you locked in to Office. If so, it's time to look again; Novell has taken OpenOffice.org's source code and create a version of its own that supports Excel VBA.

"Novell's Noel Power is the developer in charge of introducing Excel VBA interoperability into OpenOffice.org Calc..."

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